Ingredients & DescriptionLifeExtension- Nutritional Supplements, Antiaging, Health and Nutrition
The result of the excess degradation of tryptophan can be seen in serotonin-associated troubles, such as: Poor sleep quality- Emotional mood and stress- Weight gain and appetite- Loss of feeling of well-being
A patent-pending formula called Optimized TryptoPure® Plus has been developed to protect tryptophan against excessive degradation in our aging bodies, thus sparing it for conversion into serotonin in the brain. Lysine, niacinamide, hops, ginger, and rosemary extracts have been shown to help the body utilize tryptophan more efficiently.
Serving Size 1 vegetarian capsule Servings Per Container 90 Amount Per ServingTryptoPure® L-Tryptophan (100% pure USP pharmaceutical-grade L-tryptophan) 500 mgOther ingredients: vegetable cellulose (capsule). This product contains NO milk, egg, fish, peanuts, crustacean shellfish (lobster, crab, shrimp), soybeans, tree nuts, wheat, yeast, gluten, corn, or rice. Contains NO sugar, and no artificial sweeteners, flavors, colors, or preservatives.TryptoPure® is a registered trademark of Ajinomoto Company, Inc. Dosage and UseTake one capsule one to three times daily, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner. For maximum absorption, take with six to eight ounces. of water or a small amount of carbohydrate such as diluted juice. Take separately from food or supplements containing protein or amino acids. Vitamin B6 is an essential cofactor in the conversion of L-tryptophan to serotonin in the body, while niacinamide plays an important role in enabling the body to properly utilize amino acids like tryptophan. Therefore, those taking L-tryptophan may find optimal results by consuming a B-complex supplement during the day that provides at least 50 mg of niacinamide and 50 mg of vitamin B6.